Bladensburg MD

Palo Alto Hotel and Saloon - September 19th, 1899

Source: DC Public Library Above is a great photo that we dug up on Flickr. The saloon above is the famous old Palo Alto Tavern, formerly located in Bladensburg, Maryland. It was across the stre...

The White House ruins after the conflagration of August 24, 1814. Watercolor by George Munger (WIkipedia)

This might shocking to some of you, but had the outcome of some debates and votes been different, people might have taken their eighth-grade field trips to a different United States capital city. The...